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5 Ways Our Dentist Office is Like a Spa

When you visit the dentist does it feel like a trip to a luxury spa? At Green Dentistry in Union Square, we’ve thoughtfully designed our office to look and feel more like a relaxing oasis than just another dentist’s office. Our patients love it! Before their first visits, many of our patients suffered from severe dental… [Read the full article]

How to Take a Proactive Approach to Your Dental Health (and Live Longer)

San Francisco is praised as the healthiest city in America. Here in the Bay Area, we boast ample sources of fresh produce, lots of open spaces and parks for outdoor activities, and high bike and walk scores. But for those looking to lead a long and healthy life, it’s not enough to eat well and exercise… [Read the full article]

All About Tooth Whitening

Tooth whitening continues to grow in popularity. What was formerly a process used chiefly by actors and newscasters has become the new normal for anyone who cares how they look. If you’re not already sporting a whiter, brighter smile – what is holding you back? From at-home products to in-office whitening treatments, whitening is more… [Read the full article]

8 On-The-Go Dental Health Tips for Busy San Francisco Professionals

Thanks to San Francisco’s thriving wellness culture, working professionals in the city are more health-conscious than ever. But it’s not always easy. Between long commute times, late work hours, and busy evenings, finding the time and energy for self care can sometimes feel impossible. As San Francisco’s trusted holistic dentist, I want you to know… [Read the full article]

Save Time & Money at the Dentist (and Get Better Results!) with High-Tech Dentistry

If you’ve browsed through the Green Dentistry site, you’ve probably heard us talk about high-tech dentistry a lot. You may be wondering, “Why is high-tech dentistry so important?” Besides the obvious benefit of receiving the latest, cutting-edge dental treatments, there are 3 other compelling advantages to receiving high-tech dental care: Saved time Saved money Better… [Read the full article]

The Truth About Sleep Apnea: Warning Signs To Watch Out For & How to Protect Your Health

Sleep apnea is the epidemic not enough people are talking about. Experts estimate that nearly 10% of all adults suffer from some form of sleep apnea and that most of these people don’t even know it. In today’s blog post, we’ll help clear up misinformation surrounding sleep apnea and share how Green Dentistry helps patients with sleep apnea…. [Read the full article]

How to Help Kids Develop Healthy Eating Habits For Life

As a parent, there’s so much to worry about when it comes to the health and wellness of your children. There are trips to the dentist and pediatrician, sports teams, play dates, and so much more. In today’s article, I’ll help you learn how to help kids develop healthy eating habits for life — and… [Read the full article]

What Is Activated Charcoal— And Should You Put It In Your Mouth?

A recent (and growing) trend is the use of activated charcoal in health products— everything from shampoo to cleansers, even toothpaste! In today’s post you’ll learn more about activated charcoal, what it is, how it’s used, and whether it should be part of your dental health regimen. What is activated charcoal? It’s not what you’re… [Read the full article]